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Falak-ol-Aflak Castle of Lorestan

 

Falak-ol-Aflak is one of the most impressive castles in Iran. It is situated on the top of a large hill with the same name within the city of Khorramabad, the regional capital of Lorestan province. This gigantic structure was built during the Sassanid era (226–651).Falak ol-Aflak castle is amongst the most important structures built during the Sassanid era. It has been known by a number of names since it was built over 1800 years ago. Recorded names have referred to it as Shapur-Khast or Sabr-Khast fortress, Dezbaz, Khorramabad castle, and ultimately the Falak ol-Aflak Castle.

Gahar Lake of Lorestan

 

Gahar is located beside the Oshtorankouh massif in Zagross range in the province of Lorestan.It is 2360m above the sea level,1700m long and 500m wide. Depth of the lake is 28m maximum. The area is one of the few ones in Iran that has been under good protection lately so the enviroment and flora look almost virgin.

Bisheh Waterfall of Lorestan

 

Bisheh waterfall is located in heart of Zagros mountains in the city of Khorramabad in Lorestan province. Bisheh waterfall is located in 65 Km to Khorramabad and close by Tehran- south railway, Bisheh station.

Ab Sefid Waterfall of Lorestan

 

Abshar-e Ab sefid or ab sefid waterfall is Amazingly beautiful waterfall under the shadows of the Zagros Mountains, coming out of the heart of the cliff.This beautiful waterfall is located in Aligoudarz county of Lorestan province.
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Where Is Lorestan

 

Lorestan Province is a province of western Iran in the Zagros Mountains. The population of Lorestan was estimated at 1,754,243 people in 2011. In 2014 it was placed in Region 4.Lorestan covers an area of 28,392 km2. The major cities in this province are Khorramabad, Borujerd, Aligoodarz, Dorood, Koohdasht, Azna, Alashtar, Noor Abad, Doh Râh/Dowreh, and Pol-e-Dokhtar.